Press Release


June 19, 2018

Barbara Abercrombie, Vice President for HR and Organizational Effectiveness at Texas A&M University, to Serve on CUPA-HR Board of Directors

Barbara Abercrombie, vice president of human resources and organizational effectiveness and chief human resources officer at Texas A&M University, has been selected to serve a three-year term on the board of directors of the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR). She will join the board on July 1.

Abercrombie has been a member of CUPA-HR since 2004 and has served as president of the association’s Oklahoma Chapter. She’s also been a guide in the Emerging CUPA-HR Leaders program, which readies individuals for leadership positions in the association.

She has worked in human resources for nearly 15 years. Prior to her current role at Texas A&M University, she served as associate vice chancellor for administration at the University of Arkansas, director of human resources at the University of Oklahoma-Tulsa, and director and affirmative action officer at Northeastern State University.

CUPA-HR is higher ed HR. We serve higher education by providing the knowledge, resources, advocacy and connections to achieve organizational and workforce excellence. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, and serving more than 25,000 HR professionals and other campus leaders at more than 2,000 member organizations around the country and abroad, the association offers learning and professional development programs, higher education salary and benefits data, extensive online resources and just-in-time regulatory and legislative information.

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